Blue Jays-Rangers still 4-4 in the 12th

Both bullpens have taken over as the only run since the fifth inning was Mike Napoli's game-tying RBI single in the eighth for the Rangers. The Blue Jays need this one to avoid a two-game deficit. Follow live

Jim Caple Senior Writer, ESPN.com 

As we head to the 12th inning tied 4-4, the Rangers have just three hits since the first inning and only nine since Beltre left in Game 1.

Gordon Edes ESPN Staff Writer 

The last time Jays reliever Mark Lowe pitched in the postseason was in 2011, when he was with Texas and gave up walk off HR in 11th to David Freese in epic 10-9 Game 6 Cardinals win in World Series


Bonus baseball in Toronto

The Rangers' Mike Napoli ripped an RBI single in the eighth inning to tie Game 2 vs. the Blue Jays at 4. Neither teams scored in the ninth, so to extra innings we go. Follow live

Gordon Edes ESPN Staff Writer 

Reliever Brett Cecil pulls up lame after tagging out Mike Napoli in rundown after pickoff

Jim Caple Senior Writer, ESPN.com 

After striking out with two on in the sixth, Josh Hamilton now is hitless in his past 27 postseason at-bats.

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The cards are stacked against Dallas

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Tim MacMahon ESPN Staff Writer 

Dirk Nowitzki, who the Mavs are easing in to practices after he played for Germany this summer, did full-speed 5-on-5 work today for first time since camp started. "I subbed in after the guys got a little tired," he said. "I actually looked decent then."


Tim MacMahon ESPN Staff Writer 

Mavs C JaVale McGee has progressed enough in his rehab to begin pick-and-roll work with coach Rick Carlisle.

Todd Archer ESPN Staff Writer 

Sean Lee has been cleared to play for Sunday's game against the Patriots. He has practiced the last two days with no issues from his concussion last week.

Blue Jays tie it up at 3

An error from Rangers 3B Hanser Alberto -- in for the injured Adrian Beltre -- started off the bottom of the second, and the Jays capitalized with an RBI hit from Russell Martin and Kevin Pillar's groundout. Follow live

Jim Caple Senior Writer, ESPN.com 

Playing in place of Adrian Beltre, Hanser Alberto drove in a run with a sac fly, though Rougned Odor's slide home was probably more of a factor than the short fly. But Alberto also made an error to start Blue Jays rally in bottom of second to tie game 3-3.

Tim MacMahon ESPN Staff Writer 

Mavs PG Deron Williams went through contact work for the first time this preseason after dealing with a calf strain. However, the Mavs pulled him out of practice when his other calf tightened up.

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